(Adds Greenhill, JPMorgan Chase)
June 14 The following financial services
industry appointments were announced on Monday. To inform us of
other job changes, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GREENHILL & CO (GHL.N)
The investment bank has hired Yasuyuki "Yaz" Miyoshi to as
a managing director based in Tokyo. He will advise Japanese
companies on mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. Miyoshi
was one of the founding partners of The Longreach Group, a
Japanese private equity fund.
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO (JPM.N)
The bank has hired Jack Stephenson as director of mobile,
e-commerce and payments. He will lead the implementation of a
strategy for mobile devices and Internet payments. Stephenson
was previously a senior vice president at PayPal, a subsidiary
of eBay (EBAY.O).
CITIGROUP INC (C.N)
Citi Private Bank has hired John McGuinness III to join its
New York office as a managing director. He will be an ultra
high net worth private banker reporting to Leslie Bains.
McGuinness comes from U.S. Trust, Bank of America (BAC.N)
private wealth management.
MORGAN JOSEPH & CO INC
The mid-market investment bank has hired senior bankers
Jill Steier and Jennifer Meyers to join its healthcare
investment banking group in New York City. Steier joins as a
managing director and Meyers joins as a director.
Steier comes from boutique firm Emerging Growth Equities.
Meyers comes from Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAC.N).
The investment bank said Marc Katz will join Lazard (LAZ.N)
as managing director in the global telecommunications, media
and technology group. Katz will be based in New York and joins
from Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAC.N).
Putnam, a division of Power Financial (PWF.TO), has created
several new mutual funds and reorganized others.
James Polk will manage its new Multi-Cap Value Fund,
previously its Mid-Cap Value Fund. Gerard Sullivan will manage
its new Multi-Cap Core Fund in addition to its Investors Fund.
Robert Brookby will manage its new Multi-Cap Growth Fund,
formerly the New Opportunities Fund.
The Swiss bank has hired Jerome Peltier as co-head of the
investment banking division for France. He will work alongside
Charles-Henri Le-Bret. Peltier joins UBS UBSN.VX (UBS.N) from
Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE).
RBC CAPITAL MARKETS
The corporate and investment banking arm of Royal Bank of
Canada (RY.TO) (RY.N) appointment Nick Fothergill as a managing
director and head of European equities.
RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT
A part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO) (RY.N) hired Tracy
Maeter as head of investments, British Isles. Maeter will be
based in London and will be responsible for oversight of RBC
Wealth Management's discretionary and advisory investments
platforms in the British Isles.
CREDIT SUISSE CSGN.VX
The Swiss bank said Eric Zhang will join Credit Suisse as
managing director, metals and mining and industrials coverage,
Zhang, who will join in July, comes from UBS AG UBSN.VX
(UBS.N), the Swiss investment bank, where he was the chief
representative of UBS Securities' Shanghai office.
KUWAIT FINANCE AND INVESTMENT CO (KFSK.KW)
Kuwait Finance and Investment Co said its chief executive,
Sana Alladin Goma, has resigned. [ID:nLDE65D13P]
FUTURE CAPITAL PARTNERS
The alternative investment boutique hired Tim West as its
new deputy chief executive.
He joins from Babcock and Brown, where he was head of the
London office and chief operating officer for Europe, the
Middle East and Africa.
The independent asset manager said John Bennett will be
joining the company from JPMorgan Asset Management to lead its
UK intermediary marketing efforts.
BARING ASSET MANAGEMENT (BARINGS)
The international investment management firm appointed
Andrew Benton as head of UK & International Institutional Sales
and Business Development, effective immediately.
Andrew is based in London and reports to George Harvey,
head of sales, business development & client service.
An insurer for renewable energy power production facilities
appointed Tim Kinsella as senior vice president, effective
He will work out of the GCube East Coast office in New York
CITY ASSET MANAGEMENT
The independent investment management company said Mark
Russell-Stracey, formerly head of UK Equities at Arbuthnot
Latham, joins the company as a senior portfolio manager on July
(Compiled by Helen Kearney in New York and Fareha Khan in